In Loving Memory Of
Irène Dorice Desroches
1934 ~ 2022

Dieppe, NB – Irène Desroches, 87, passed away peacefully at her residence on Wednesday, March 23rd, 2022.  

Born in Sunnybrae, NB, she was the daughter of the late Fidèle Cormier and the late Marie Cormier born Richard.

Irène will be sadly missed by her son, Michel Bourque (Freda) of Cocagne; four daughters, Joanne Bourque (Ryan), Charline Bourque, Ginette Arsenault (Barry) all three of Moncton and Lise Savoie (late Ghislain) of Dieppe; two sisters, Alida Cormier (Ulric) of Bouctouche and Thérèse Bourque (Daniel) of Cocagne; to her ten grandchildren and to her six great-grandchildren; as well as several cousins, nieces and nephews.

Besides her parents, Irène is now resting beside her first husband, who is also the father of her children, Joseph Bourque, her second husband, Léo Desroches; her four sisters, Rita (late John), Aline (late Philibert), Yvonne (late Laurie) and Edith (late Paul) as well as her four brothers, Edmond, Arsène, Edgar (Loretta) and Gérard (Barbara).

Visitation will be held from Passage-Chartersville Funeral Home of 363, Amirault Street Dieppe, NB, E1A 1G1 on Monday, March 28th, 2022, from 2pm until 3h30pm. The Funeral service for Mrs. Desroches will be held from Sainte-Thérèse-de-L’Enfant-Jésus Roman Catholic Church of Dieppe the same day at 4pm.

A donation to a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

The family invites you to sign an online book of condolences at:

Funeral arrangements under the professional care of

Passage-Chartersville Funeral Home and Cremation Centre of

363, Amirault Street, Dieppe, NB, E1A 1G1

Tel: (506) 857-1901

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  1. To all the family, especially Ginette, Lise & Barry & aka her grandchildren,
    I wish to extent my deepest condolences.
    To one of the sweetest Lady I knew. May you R.I.P. sweet Irene.
    I hope they had some of the Danielle Steel books in heaven. 🙂

  2. Mes sincères sympathies Michel et Freda ainsi qu’a la famille. Mes prières et mes pensées sont avec vous en ces durs moments.

  3. Mes sympathies à toute la famille. Irene était très bonne personne. Repose en paix Irene.

  4. Sinceres sympathies a toute la famille hugs 🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏😇😇😇😇😇

  5. RIP Irene
    It was a pleasure working with you , I ll cherish the moments we spend together you were like a mother to me . You were a very special person you will always have a special place in my heart .
    You will be sadly missed .
    Love always Dianne Levigne

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